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Old September 14th 17, 03:23 AM posted to rec.bicycles.tech
John B.[_3_]
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Default New bike for Jay

On Wed, 13 Sep 2017 12:53:04 +0000 (UTC), Ralph Barone

John B. wrote:
On Wed, 13 Sep 2017 04:07:08 +0000 (UTC), Ralph Barone

Frank Krygowski wrote:
On Tuesday, September 12, 2017 at 3:27:34 PM UTC-4, jbeattie wrote:

This appears to be my only option for a fast, safe bike:
According to Grant, it comes with disc brakes:

I'm ordering today and waiting the 6-9 months because my safety is important.

Good! It's about time you became cool.

- Frank Krygowski

The extra down tube makes it 50% safer than your regular bike.

Given that the normal bicycle frame is comprised of 7 tubes wouldn't
adding one more make the formula something like 8/7, or only 14%
stronger :-?

John B.

We can argue the fine details, but either way, the conclusion has to be

or, I'm told, Carbon Fiber :-)

John B.


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